MIT's Cynthia Breazeal.

Is emotional support part of AI’s future in healthcare?

The uses for artificial intelligence have been sprouting up all over the healthcare field, from reading images to automating work flows. Now some researchers are looking to use that technology to move beyond the analytical tasks and move into providing a more human touch.  “There is one view that we can allow these AI [tools] […]

Pharma's support of Trump's drug pricing plan is fraying

Pharma’s support of Trump’s drug pricing plan is fraying

Last quarter, Pfizer Chief Ian Read was upbeat on the Trump administration’s plan to lower drug prices, even after a Trump tweet that led to his company deferring planned price increases. Now, after a set of proposals counter to the industry’s interests leading into the midterm elections, Read’s support sounds as if it may be […]

Arjun Rampal bereaved, grateful for love, support

Arjun Rampal bereaved, grateful for love, support

His mother Gwen died on October 27 after battling cancer Arjun Rampal Actor Arjun Rampal, who has lost his mother to cancer, on Monday thanked his family members and close friends for being a pillar of love and support throughout. His mother Gwen died on October 27 after battling cancer. Arjun performed the last rites […]

Salim Khan shows his support to the current #MeToo situation

Salim Khan shows his support to the current #MeToo situation

“The only defence they have is ‘Why so late?’ It is better late than never. You don’t have to wait for the result, you have already won great public support. Aadmi pahad se gir kar khadda ho sakta hai, apni nazron se girkar nahin (sic).” Salman Khan with father Salim Khan Salman Khan may not […]

Change Healthcare booth at HIMSS18.

CarePort teams with Change Healthcare to boost clinical decision support

Change Healthcare has announced that CarePort Health, a leader in discharge planning and utilization review, has become the first provider partner to fully integrate the Change Healthcare InterQual Connect and InterQual AutoReview products into its Care Management application and into the workflow of its users. With this functionality, CarePort customers can now receive automated medical […]